|Secnav Forrestal & Admiral Hewitt Off Beach Head, Southern France - United States. Navy|
Naval Photographic Center film # 5157. National Archives description "1) MS Adm. Hewitt & Sec. of Navy Forrestal piped over side.2) HS PT with Secretary & party pulls away.3) MS CU German wounded brought aboard ship from LCM alongside-SV.4) MS Gen. Somerville & Under Secretary of War Patterson piped aboard.5) MS Adm. Hewitt greets Under Secretary of War Patterson.6) MS PT underway, city & harbor BG...
Keywords: WWII; Hewitt, H. Kent (Henry Kent), 1887-1972; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France, Southern; Forrestal, James, 1892-1949; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; USS Catoctin (AGC-5); Devers, Jacob L. (Jacob Loucks), 1887-1979; Somervell, Brehon Burke, 1892-1955; Eaker, Ira, 1896-1987; USS Catoctin; Patterson, Robert Porter, 1891-1952
|G.I. Movie Weekly: Operation Titanic - United States. Army|
G.I. Movie Weekly was produced for the armed forces during World War II. This issue is about Operation Titanic during the Normandy landings. National Archives Identifier: 65537"This film explores how and why the World War II shuttle bombing of Germany from England, Italy, and Russia began. The footage features B-17s, B-24s, and P-51s as well as other military aircraft. Also included are scenes with Lieutenant General Ira C...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891-1986; Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Fighter plane); Focke-Wulf Fw 189 (Reconnaissance aircraft); Eaker, Ira, 1896-1987; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; Antiaircraft artillery; Anderson, Frederick L., 1905-1969; Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953; Spaatz, Carl A. (Carl Andrew), 1891-1974; World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain; Walsh, Robert (Robert LeGrow), 1894-1985; Twining, Nathan F. (Nathan Farragut), 1897-1982; Yak (Fighter plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
|Combat Bulletin #26, 1944 - United States. Army|
U.S. Army newsreel Combat Bulletin #26, 1944. Combat activities in September and early October, 1944. Title cards:C.B.I.: Capture Of Tengyueh Burma Road BarrierMediterranean: Fifth Army On Road To BolognaMediterranean: Seized Film On Ploesti Oil FieldsE.T.O: Artificial Harbors In NormandyE.T.O: Activities In European Theater Of OperationsCaptured German 88 GunCross-Canal Flame Thrower - Leopold Canal [Holland]Railroads Bring Tanks To FrontU-Boat Base At BrestBattle Of AachenAMG [Allied Military ...
Keywords: Canada. -- Canadian Army-- 4th Armoured Division; Military Engineering; Flame Throwers; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; Antiaircraft guns -- German; Eaker, Ira, 1896-1987; Landing craft; United States. -- Army -- Army, 5th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious operations; Military Uniforms; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; Twining, Nathan F. (Nathan Farragut), 1897-1982; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Ploieşti, Battles of, Ploieşti, Romania, 1943-1944; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Romania; Mulberry harbors; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; Lancaster (Bomber); Combat Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, British; Newsreel; Aachen (Germany) -- History -- Siege, 1944; Military Government -- Europe; Denazification; Bombing, Aerial; Flamethrowers